In addition to Lion now being available at the App Store (had you heard?) and some new Mac Hardware, today you can also download OSX Lion Server from the App Store for an additional $49.99. Full description below…
Interestingly, Xcode has disappeared and isn’t even available by search. We’ll likely see an update to that in the semi-near future.
Update (Noon EST): Xcode is back (free).
Lion Server is the next generation of Apple’s award-winning server software. Designed for OS X and iOS devices, Lion Server makes it easy to share files, schedule meetings, synchronize contacts, host your own website, publish wikis, distribute podcasts, remotely access your network, and more.
Mac OS X Server is now a set of applications you can purchase right from the Mac App Store. Anyone can quickly and easily turn a Mac running Lion into a server that’s perfect for home offices, businesses, schools, and hobbyists alike.
File Sharing • File sharing for Mac, PC, and iPad • Standards-based AFP, SMB, and WebDAV file services • Flexible file permissions • Spotlight searching
Mail Services • Standards-based SMTP, IMAP, and POP server • Push notifications • SSL encryption • Adaptive junk mail filtering • Virus detection and quarantine • Webmail with email rules and vacation messages
iCal Server • Share calendars, schedule meetings and events, and book conference rooms • Standards-based CalDAV server for access from Mac, iPad, iPhone, and PC • View availability with free/busy lookups • Email invitations and notifications • Push notifications
Address Book Server • Synchronize contacts with Mac, iPad, and iPhone • Allow multiple users to access and update contacts • Standards-based CardDAV server • Push notifications
Profile Manager • Configuration and management for OS X Lion and iOS • Over-the-air enrollment • Mobile device management • Web-based administration console • Self-service user portal for clearing passcodes, remote lock and wipe
iChat Server • Secure encrypted instant messaging for your organization • Persistent chat rooms • Store-and-forward for sending messages to buddies who are offline • Server-to-server federation • Works with iChat audio and video conferencing
Wiki Server • Point-and-click page editor to change formatting and insert images, movies, and attachments • Access controls • Tags and comments • Revision history • Document sharing • Quick Look previews • Email notifications
Podcasting • Capture audio and video, record onscreen actions, and publish content • Publish QuickTime audio and video formats, PDFs, and ePub documents • Automatic RSS feed generation • Media library and file management using Podcast Publisher
Virtual Private Network • Highly secure remote access for your network services • Encrypted VPN connections for Mac, iPad, iPhone, and PC
Time Machine • Provide a backup destination for Mac computers on your network • Deliver backup support for OS X Lion and Snow Leopard systems
Xsan • Block-level SAN file sharing with concurrent read/write access • Xsan volume hosting and configuration • Volume management, storage pools, striping, and volume mapping • Real-time monitoring, graphs, and event notifications • Metadata controller failover and file system journaling
Server App • Local or remote setup • User and groups settings • Real-time graphs of server usage and activity
- OS X Lion kills Front Row… here’s how to get it back! (9to5mac.com)
- Google+ app hits the iOS App Store (9to5mac.com)
- Developers can now submit Mac App Store apps for OS X Lion (9to5mac.com)
- Apple releases another software update for Mac OS X Lion Preview 2 (Xcode 4.1 preview 4 also) (9to5mac.com)